2023 Oregon Ethics Update (4 hours - morning) - Webcast

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Jun 23, 2023

Registration: 7:30 AM / Program: 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM Pacific Time


Member Fee: $0.00
Nonmember Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None


The 2023 Oregon ethics course has been updated to include recent changes to the ethics rules issued by the AICPA last year. We will start out with a review of Oregon Administrative Rules & Oregon Revised Statutes and the Code of Professional Conduct. Then we will switch to the AICPA and address recent interpretations. The course includes a look at examples of ethics violations as well as case studies. Four hours will fly right by! 


  • This course meets the Oregon Board of Accountancy's biennial four-hour Oregon-specific ethics requirement.
  • For the most current Oregon Administrative Rules (OARs), refer to the BOA website: https://tinyurl.com/OR-BOA-Rules.
  • There will be interactive breakout sessions in this webcast. Access to a web camera and computer microphone is suggested to be able to fully participate.

Designed For

CPAs desiring to satisfy the ethics requirement in Oregon


Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:
  • Recall OAR and ORS rules impacting CPAs
  • Describe changes to the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct

Major Subjects

  • Regulatory Ethics
  • AICPA Professional Ethics
  • Oregon OAR, Oregon ORS, Ethics Violations

Did you know? The OSCPA member rate for CPE courses is extended to all OSCPA members and their employees who are not eligible for OSCPA membership. Members of other state CPA societies are also eligible for member rates.

After adding the course(s) to your cart, click "Apply Discounts" and select either "This person is an uncertified staff of an OSCPA member" or "This person is a member of another state CPA society."

If you would like to register for this event, please contact OSCPA at 800-255-1470, 503-641-7200, or email profdev@orcpa.org.


Melisa Galasso

Melisa F. Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with nearly 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting.

Her passion is providing high-quality CPE that is meaningful, creates efficiencies and improves quality, and positively impacts ROI. She also supports essential professional development, audit level training, and train the trainer efforts.

Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development Master Trainerâ„¢ designation. Her passion for instructional design and adult learning techniques is one of the differentiators that set her apart from other CPE providers.

She also serves on the FASB's Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC), AICPA Council, and the VSCPA's Board of Directors. She previously served on the AICPA's Technical Issues Committee (TIC) and is a past-Chair of the NCACPA's A&A committee.  In addition, Melisa authors the AICPA's State and Local Government Guide and serves as a SME for the Center for Plain English Accounting.

Melisa is a 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award recipient and was honored as a "40 under 40" by CPA Practice Advisor in 2017, 2018, and 2019. She was also named the 2019 Rising Star by her regional NAWBO chapter, received the Don Farmer award for achievement in technical content instruction, and earned several other awards for public speaking and technical training.